Bill Smale with his prize-winning onions St Giles in the Wood, 26 October 1974
George Ayre feeding sheep Ashwell, Dolton, December 1976
Archie Parkhouse and his cow Millhams, Dolton, March 1980
Seymour Husbands ploughing with horses Sandy Park Farm, Charles, June 1975
Albert and John Eastman making farm... Hacknell, Burrington, December 1975
Post vans at Winkleigh Winkleigh, 7 July 1973
Cloudy landscape Cupper's Piece, Beaford, September 1985
Weedy the Clown at a children's party Village Hall, Dolton, February 1979
Two women chatting St Giles in the Wood, 26 October 1974
George Ayre ploughing Ashwell, Dolton, March 1976
Image of James Ravilious
by Alan Winn.
WELCOME. Towards the end of the last century, James Ravilious created an "endless tapestry" of life in rural north Devon. This site holds digital scans of the 1,700 negatives which he regarded as his finest work.
High quality prints of the images on this website can be purchased online, please see individual images for details.
The photographs on this site are protected by copyright law